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Osceola County opens assistance center for victims of Hurricane Maria

Osceola County opens assistance center for victims of Hurricane Maria More than 70 percent of super markets are open as well. The neighborhoods of La Perla, Cataño, and Jana Matos were nearly entirely destroyed, storm surges and flash floods trapped the town of Toa Baja, and the island's power grid was expunged, leaving all 3.4 million residents without electricity. [Full Article...]

A glimpse inside the Las Vegas shooter's hotel room

A glimpse inside the Las Vegas shooter's hotel room But the 21-story hotel says that no one by that name actually checked into the hotel during the festival, and authorities have not confirmed that it was the same person as the Las Vegas shooter. "The investigation has not ended with the demise of (gunman) Mr. ( Stephen) Paddock ", the sheriff says. "We had no idea if there were people in the venue with guns or if they were from the hotel", he ... [Full Article...]

Gunman Fired For About Nine To 11 Minutes - Las Vegas Police

Gunman Fired For About Nine To 11 Minutes - Las Vegas Police To her stay overseas during mass murder, she said that paddock had given her a plane ticket to visit her family. In recent weeks, Paddock made gambling transactions worth tens of thousands of dollars, though it was unclear whether they were wins or losses, NBC News reported , citing unnamed law enforcement officials. [Full Article...]

Nerve agent found on suspects' clothes — Jong-nam trial

Nerve agent found on suspects' clothes — Jong-nam trial Prosecutors at Malaysia's High Court were seeking to establish the basic facts regarding Kim Jong Nam's death on Feb. 13. It was the same day Mr Kim was attacked while waiting for his flight to Macau. Some reports indicate there may be as many as 20 nuclear bombs at Yongbyron and that North Korea has enough highly enriched Uranium to make six to eight additional nuclear bombs a year. [Full Article...]

China must act on Korean crisis — COMMENTARY

China must act on Korean crisis — COMMENTARY At a court hearing yesterday, government chemist Raja Subramaniam said tests detected a chemical called VX or VX acid on Siti Aisyah's sleeveless shirt and on the T-shirt Vietnamese suspect Doan Thi Huong was wearing. During cross-examination on the third day of trial, Dr Shah said the deceased was identified as Kim Chol based on North Korean passport that he held. [Full Article...]

AOL Instant Messenger to sign off

AOL Instant Messenger to sign off If you use an @aim.com email address, your email account will not be affected and you will still be able to send and receive email as usual. For comparison, in 2001, AIM had 100 million users worldwide, according to WIRED . This process led to some of the system's most iconic features, including the buddy icon. Shortly after initial release, AOL Instant Messenger was released as a stand-alone a... [Full Article...]

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department gives briefing on massacre

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department gives briefing on massacre But it could make it harder for an imitator who seeks to replicate the novel, long-distance mass-shooting technique that Stephen Paddock used - and therefore such a ban could save lives. Certainly, we can come together to pass common sense safety requirements such as background checks and limits on civilian use of military-style weapons and to enforce the laws on the books. [Full Article...]

Jalal Talabani: Kurdish guerilla leader who became Iraq's president

Jalal Talabani: Kurdish guerilla leader who became Iraq's president Erdogan, however, brushed off those concerns, saying the final decision would be made by Turkey, Iran and Iraq. "We only know Iraq and we just talk with Iraq". Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei harshly condemned the Kurdish independence referendum in northern Iraq, saying that the vote was a plot by the U.S. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Dismisses Puerto Rico's Pain, Compares Casualty Rate To Hurricane Katrina

Donald Trump Dismisses Puerto Rico's Pain, Compares Casualty Rate To Hurricane Katrina Donald Trump downplayed the severity of the hurricane during his visit as he claimed Puerto Rico should be proud only 16 people died. But he also took another swipe at the reporting of his trip. As many as 1,800 people died in 2005 when Hurricane Katrina breached levees protecting New Orleans. President Trump has criticised the mayor of the Island's capital over the sluggish respo... [Full Article...]

NRA, Trump administration say Obama is to blame for 'bump stocks'

NRA, Trump administration say Obama is to blame for 'bump stocks' They are devices that allow bursts of rapid fire but are unpredictable because the gun's buffer tube can bounce around or bobble inside the device, making jams and inconsistent fire patterns likely. Inaction has been the norm following other mass shootings, including the Sandy Hook , Connecticut, massacre of schoolchildren five years ago, last year's bloodbath at the Pulse nightclub in Florid... [Full Article...]

Trump's administration deleted data on Puerto Rico's crisis from FEMA's website

Trump's administration deleted data on Puerto Rico's crisis from FEMA's website Trump's remark contributed to a plunge in Puerto Rico's bond prices. In politics as in salesmanship, credibility is said to be the essential element. But being the president, he could certainly encourage Congress to take a close look at that", Mulvaney said. Various government and charity organisations have delivered hundreds of thousands of meals and water bottles, but not to all areas of... [Full Article...]

Police 'looking for second woman connected to Stephen Paddock — Las Vegas shooting

Police 'looking for second woman connected to Stephen Paddock — Las Vegas shooting Since Sunday night, details about the shooting at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival have trickled out slowly. Investigators in Las Vegas are sifting through evidence they've gathered from the homes of the man who sprayed a concert crowd with gunfire. [Full Article...]

Trump offers broad leeway to employers to drop birth control coverage

Trump offers broad leeway to employers to drop birth control coverage The administration claims to be protecting people from being forced to violate their religious beliefs, while simultaneously ignoring and downplaying the fact that this will now make it harder for many women to get access to birth control. [Full Article...]

White House, NRA, Congress agree on regulating bump stocks

White House, NRA, Congress agree on regulating bump stocks North Country Public Radio's Brian Mann reports . "When two mass shootings force you to delay a bill that would make those mass shootings harder to detect and stop, maybe that's a sign you ought to let go of the bill go, once and for all", Schumer said. [Full Article...]

Chinese investigate the incredible popping iPhone 8

Chinese investigate the incredible popping iPhone 8 In a traditional liquid crystal display, such as Apple's own Retina HD displays, each pixel is represented by three sub-pixels: red, green, and blue. Available now for pre-ordering and set to start shipping over the next few weeks, Google's new Pixel smartphones have already earned the top rating for camera phones from the DxOMark image quality rating site. [Full Article...]

IPhone 8 Plus splitting apart, multiple cases reported

IPhone 8 Plus splitting apart, multiple cases reported The first case of the iPhone 8 splitting was reported in Taiwan , where a woman purchased a 64GB iPhone 8 Plus in rose gold. Let's take a closer look at Chester's comments. As there appears to be no possibility for personal injury, there is unlikely to be a recall as in the Galaxy Note situation. So far the reports appear to be limited related to the number of devices sold. [Full Article...]

Divisions over Theresa May future made public with plot to topple her

Divisions over Theresa May future made public with plot to topple her May's most loyal cabinet ministers Amber Rudd and Damian Green also sought to play down the growing sense that the clock was ticking on her time in power. May got a standing ovation from Tory activists after struggling through a conference speech in which she vowed to "renew the British dream". Mrs May retorted with a jibe aimed at the Labour Party leader, saying: "It's Jeremy Corbyn who shoul... [Full Article...]

After Las Vegas massacre, gun manufacturer stocks jump, following predictable pattern

The website for one such product, Slide Fire, shows several videos in which shooters launch multiple rounds per second in bursts that sound nearly indistinguishable from automatic fire. The revelation that Paddock's weapons had such devices attached has caught the attention of some lawmakers. Far from taking weapons away from law-abiding gun owners, these steps would keep the most lethal varie... [Full Article...]

Let's Have a Conversation about Gun Laws … to Expand the Second Amendment

Let's Have a Conversation about Gun Laws … to Expand the Second Amendment People who die from a home invasion make up a sad but minuscule.04% of all gun murders in the US. It was hard for me, and millions of others around the world, to understand America's fascination with rifles, pistols and shotguns. Here's a demonstration of that proposition - the record-setting purchases of guns during the Obama administration and the drop during President Donald Trump's time... [Full Article...]

Pixel 2 Launched with no Headphone jack and wireless Pixel Buds…

On the sideline of the Pixel 2 launch, India Today Tech asked Google what led to removal headphone jack from the company's latest phones. But unlike the Apple Earpods, the Pixel Buds are attached by a cable that would rest on the back of your neck. [Full Article...]


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